Washington has gotten so terrible that two senators are willingly sending themselves to a remote island with almost no supplies. And you thought your job was bad?
Technically, Sens. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) and Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) are hoping to send a positive message about the potential for bipartisanship when they appear this fall on Discovery Channel's one-hour special, Rival Surivival. The show will drop the two lawmakers on an uninhabited island for one week, where they will have to forage for food, shelter, and water, all while enduring the elements and keeping watch for the dreaded filibuster.
From Discovery's press release:
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